Valuing and purchasing businesses


Classes taught in:
Start of classes:
30 October 2020
End of program:
30 October 2020
Class times:

May 29th from 10 to 5pm

Tuition fees:

Buying or selling a company is one of the most difficult decisions to be made in the world of business, requiring an in-depth knowledge of the context and pinpoint accuracy in the valuation. This is the only way to reach a sum that reflects the company’s capacity to generate value and optimise the transaction, ensuring a win-win situation for all involved.

This day course includes a lunch for networking and exchanging experiences, with the Executive Education program content featuring a number of conceptual frameworks applied to real cases.



  • Get to know the techniques for valuing companies and master the tools for doing so
  • Perform in-depth analyses of multiple real cases involving the valuation of companies
  • Understand the keys to valuing a company
  • Learn how to value startups, family businesses and companies in any economic sector
  • Learn what makes a business purchase successful

Who is it for?

  • General directors
  • Professionals in the field of finance and other functional areas interested in purchasing and valuing companies
  • Directors of investment funds, banks or insurance providers
  • Shareholders, administrators and individuals who select companies for investment

Director of Studies

Oriol Amat, Dean of UPF Barcelona School of Management and Chair of Pompeu Fabra University’s Department of Economics and Business, is also Vice-President of the Catalan Economists’ Association and Vice-President of the Catalan Accounting Association.